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Portage Bay Cafe Restaurant & Catering

391 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-5222
+1 206-462-6400
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (65 reviews)
“french toast” (83 reviews)
“pancakes” (65 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
391 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-5222
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dungeness crab Benedict, and homemade corned beef hash and veggies! Friendly staff, good coffee and lots of windows for people watching.

Thank Kitkatga
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the Buddha salad and it was delicious. The vegetables fresh, portions well sized and the home made bread is great on the side.

Thank arnonyogev
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day and I was excited to check out this place. I got the French Toast bc I wanted to try the add toppings fruit bar. The fruit bar was fresh and had a great variety of cranberries, pears,...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Ambience: large space, wooden chairs, loads of organic sauce options preset on tables Food: loads of pancake and egg options. Smoked salmon Benedict was really great. Bacon was different and tasty as well. Drink: Mimosas were really tasty.

Thank Dumz
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We made reservations for 10:30 am, finally seated at 10:50 am. Once seated our orders (5) were taken very quickly, 3 of us got our food in a normal time span, most of it already cold. The other 2 didn't get their food for another...More

Thank Lucy K
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This place had the most amazing breakfast! Not only that but everything was organic and local. Coffee was pretty good but their potatoes were the best! I got the ranchers plate; eggs, bacon, potatoes and fresh toast. SO good and it started off my birthday...More

Thank alexwalkuski
Reviewed 30 January 2018

The menu looked promising enough, but the execution didn't cut it. I really liked the bar with the fruit and goodies but the French toast barely touched any eggs. My husband's potatoes were barely warm and his eggs were not cooked although the waitress did...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Wow 😮 me and my husband love it... breakfast was very good I got west coast breakfast and my husband got French toast wow they were delicious 😋 will so recommend going to this place ... get there early before 8:30 so you don’t have...More

Thank Carolina H
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

It was a good breakfast... the only things is that mexican breakfasts actually don’t taste as the real mexican breakfasts, but in general the place and food are good!!

Thank Marco L
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The restaurant is large and airy. It is well situated for walk to a number of sites in downtown Seattle. Reservations are a must. The place was hopping when we went for breakfast. Food was fresh, unique combinations and very tasty. Service was spot on.

Thank Blips53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 391 Terry Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-5222
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-462-6400
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Portage Bay Cafe Restaurant and Catering is a Seattle restaurant with a primary focus on clean, organic, fresh and 100% locally sourced food items from around the Pacific Northwest. We serve breakfast and brunch 7 days a week, as well as lunch 7 days a week. We offer a wide range of catering options as well - private dining, private parties, wedding, box lunches and various other catering options. We have three locations in Seattle - Roosevelt, Terry Avenue in South Lake Union and Ballard.
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